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Treasury Laws Amendment (Prohibiting Energy Market Misconduct) Bill 2019

2019

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As read a third time

 

 

 

 

Treasury Laws Amendment (Prohibiting Energy Market Misconduct) Bill 2019

 

No.      , 2019

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 , and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Prohibited conduct in the electricity industry                          3

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                          3

Competition and Consumer Act 2010                                                                      3

Part 2—Other amendments                                                                                       29

Competition and Consumer Act 2010                                                                    29

Part 3—Application                                                                                                      31

Part 4—Review of amendments                                                                             32

Schedule 2—AER information gathering                                                              33

Competition and Consumer Act 2010                                                                    33

 

 



This Bill originated in the House of Representatives; and, having this day passed, is now ready for presentation to the Senate for its concurrence.

C. A. SURTEES

Clerk of the House of Representatives

House of Representatives

23 October 2019

A Bill for an Act to amend the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 , and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act is the Treasury Laws Amendment (Prohibiting Energy Market Misconduct) Act 2019 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedule 1

The day after the end of the period of 6 months beginning on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 2

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedules

                   Legislation that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.